Office of External Affairs

Executive Vice President for External Affairs: David M. Pristin

The External Affairs Division is responsible for leading and directing the agency’s communications, government affairs operations and public/private partnerships. This division develops and implement strategies to communicate NYCHA’s mission, vision, and work through media relations, communications, marketing, fundraising, advocacy, community outreach, and government relations.
External Affairs works with all stakeholders through two departments:
  • Department of Communications
  • Email:
  • Office of Intergovernmental Relations
  • Email: